The Subtle Serpent

A Celtic Mystery

Mysteries of Ancient Ireland featuring Sister Fidelma of Cashel (Volume 4 of 25)

Peter Tremayne

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The Subtle Serpent
Chapter OneThe gong was struck twelve times, its vibration rousing Sister Brónach from her contemplation. Then she heard the gong being struck once again; a single, clear, sharp note. She sighed as she recognised the lateness of the hour and, rising swiftly from her knees before a statue of the Christ in His Suffering, she genuflected. It was an automatic motion, hastily made without thought or meaning, before she turned and made her way from the duirthech, the wooden chapel of the abbey.In the stone-flagged corridor outside the doors of the chapel, she paused as her

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"...considerable storytelling skill ...a bonanza for students of the period."
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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books
May 1998
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ISBN: 9780312186708
ISBN10: 0312186703
5 7/8 x 8 1/2 inches, 352 pages
$23.95

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books
May 1998
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ISBN: 9781466814042
ISBN10: 1466814047
352 pages
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